Having spent twenty years in the German speaking part of Switzerland (St. Gallen, Olten, Zurich) working as specialised journalist, chief editor of Computer Infos, Swiss Business Computing and Agrovision, Publisher of Orbit News Magazine and later as head of public relations of sunrise, Switzerland’s second most important telecommunications operator, Mathieu Janin (1967) has a broad experience in information and telecommunication technologies, corporate and marketing communications and he is a skilled ambassador in the “Röstigraben-guerilla” war! Mathieu acts as an interface and as a enabler beetween both French and German speaking parts of Switzerland.
Mathieu left the french part of Switzerland in 1987 to study in St. Gallen. He set up his own Corporate Communications company in Heerbrugg in 1993 and a publishing company in1995, first in Volketswil, Wallisellen and Le Mont-sur-Lausanne, which he ran until 2001. He has worked as the head of media & Public Relations for sunrise Telecommunications since 2001, when the company merged with its competitor DiAx Telecommunications.
In 2004 Mathieu obtained two diplomas of Director of communication from the Swiss PR insitute and from the Swiss Marketing and Advertising Insitute (SAWI). He also obtains a Federal Diploma of Higher Vocational Education as Head of Communications and a IAA Diploma in Marketing Communications.
Mathieu was the chairman of the Swiss French speaking Society of Public Relations from 2006 to 2008 and a member of the board of the Swiss Public Relations Society from 2005 to 2008. He was also a regular member of the jury in the Federal examinations on public relations and a lecturer at SPRI and SAWI Institutes. He is member of the jury of the Swiss Award Corporate Communications and has represented the Swiss PR Society in the SAWI School Board. He is also a member of the Swiss PR Professional Register.
Spécialisations :integrated communication, bilingual (french-german) skills, work as an interface beetween the german and the french part of Switzerland, publishing and editing experience, web/Marketing/PR 2.0, Personal Branding, Corporate Evangelism, Hub Management, Integrated Communications, Corporate Communications, Marketing Communications, B2B, B2C, FMCG.